GIS for International Crises, Development, and the Environment

Schools of Public Engagement: International Affairs

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Geographic Information System

Spring 2021

Taught By: Stephen Metts

Section: A

CRN: 2115

Credits: 3

This course provides an introductory foundation in desktop Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software for real-world scenarios and research questions in humanitarian relief, international development and environmental challenges. Students will learn to map, analyze and publish spatial information at regional and global scales using industry standard GIS tools. The cartographic, data management and spatial analysis skills that students will gain from this course are integral to the international development, urban and environmental planning fields.

Co-requisite GIS Lab (NINT 5480).

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: International Affairs (NINT)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Sync Type: N/A

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: N/A
Online Withdrawal Deadline: N/A

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 2:05pm 8/10/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 8:00pm - 9:50pm

Building: Academic Entrance 63 Fifth Ave

Room: L107

Date Range: 1/25/2021 - 5/10/2021